Elias Ackal, Jr., known as Bo Ackal (November 25, 1934 – October 14, 1999), was a Democratic politician from New Iberia, Louisiana, USA. He served from 1972 to 1996 in the Louisiana House of Representatives for District 48, which includes Iberia Parish and one precinct of St. Martin Parish parishes. He resigned in the ...
Nov 4, 2016 ... A federal jury on Friday found Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal not guilty on all charges of allowing his deputies to purposefully mistreat black residents of New Iberia and beating.
Feb 1, 2018 ... A federal trial that was scheduled for Feb. 5 for Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal and family members of the late Victor White III has been postponed to an unknown.
Nov 5, 2016 ... The facilitator of such brutality, they said, was Sheriff Louis Ackal, the tough- talking sheriff of Iberia Parish, a rural swath of sugarcane fields about two hours outside of New Orleans. This week, in the culmination of a years-long, wide- ranging federal probe of his office, Ackal was tried on four federal civil ...
Jan 31, 2018 ... (AP) — New allegations of racism and improper behavior against Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal have delayed a civil trial involving a man who was fatally shot while handcuffed. The trial had been scheduled to start next week. Relatives of Victor White III sued Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal and a deputy.
Apr 4, 2018 ... BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The owners of a dog that was shot and killed by a Louisiana sheriff's deputy will receive $75,000 in a settlement of their lawsuit against a sheriff who has had legal troubles. The settlement isn't an "admission of liability" by Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal and Deputy Lucas ...
Feb 8, 2017 ... In the months of heartbreak and rage that followed, New Iberians tended to believe the official account of the “Houdini suicide” to the extent that they approved of the performance of Louis Ackal, the sheriff of Iberia Parish. Ackal — who declined multiple requests for comment for this article — was the most ...
Sheriff Island Outpost. The Island Outpost is part of Sheriff Louis Ackal's commitment to our most important natural resource, our children. Located in the Atchafalaya Basin it provides a beautiful view of Iberia Parishes beautiful scenery . The Outpost is a.
Nov 20, 2017 ... New Iberia, La- Iberia Parish Sheriff, Louis Ackal, has hit a road block trying to combat gun and gang violence on the streets of New Iberia. "What's been gong on for the last year is a gang war....